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Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:29 PM

BREAKING: White House: Obama will veto any bill extending tax cuts for those making more than $250K.

https://twitter.com/AP/status/266984601086459907

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Reply BREAKING: White House: Obama will veto any bill extending tax cuts for those making more than $250K. (Original post)
JaneyVee Nov 2012 OP
Barack_America Nov 2012 #1
ellisonz Nov 2012 #2
Xipe Totec Nov 2012 #3
hfojvt Nov 2012 #12
bongbong Nov 2012 #4
redqueen Nov 2012 #5
CaliforniaPeggy Nov 2012 #6
ffr Nov 2012 #55
SDjack Nov 2012 #7
xtraxritical Nov 2012 #47
seabeyond Nov 2012 #8
Enrique Nov 2012 #9
gkhouston Nov 2012 #15
freshwest Nov 2012 #63
ChisolmTrailDem Nov 2012 #10
hfojvt Nov 2012 #11
redqueen Nov 2012 #13
hfojvt Nov 2012 #21
redqueen Nov 2012 #23
hfojvt Nov 2012 #42
rhett o rick Nov 2012 #17
LoisB Nov 2012 #31
hfojvt Nov 2012 #40
ChillZilla Nov 2012 #46
kentuck Nov 2012 #51
hfojvt Nov 2012 #54
theKed Nov 2012 #14
Gregorian Nov 2012 #16
IllinoisBirdWatcher Nov 2012 #18
JNelson6563 Nov 2012 #19
Dawgs Nov 2012 #27
JNelson6563 Nov 2012 #48
sibelian Nov 2012 #20
Tommy_Carcetti Nov 2012 #22
SoapBox Nov 2012 #24
Uncle Joe Nov 2012 #25
grahamhgreen Nov 2012 #26
Dawgs Nov 2012 #28
Myrina Nov 2012 #29
toby jo Nov 2012 #32
grahamhgreen Nov 2012 #35
cate94 Nov 2012 #52
kentuck Nov 2012 #30
HopeHoops Nov 2012 #33
Leopolds Ghost Nov 2012 #62
joshcryer Nov 2012 #64
Leopolds Ghost Nov 2012 #68
joshcryer Nov 2012 #75
Leopolds Ghost Nov 2012 #78
HopeHoops Nov 2012 #72
FiveGoodMen Nov 2012 #34
erpowers Nov 2012 #36
kentuck Nov 2012 #37
Skittles Nov 2012 #38
spanone Nov 2012 #39
BlueStreak Nov 2012 #41
Puzzledtraveller Nov 2012 #44
Inuca Nov 2012 #45
BlueStreak Nov 2012 #50
LovingA2andMI Nov 2012 #58
politicasista Nov 2012 #59
joshcryer Nov 2012 #65
Puzzledtraveller Nov 2012 #43
sarcasmo Nov 2012 #49
ailsagirl Nov 2012 #57
limpyhobbler Nov 2012 #53
ailsagirl Nov 2012 #56
dchill Nov 2012 #60
Politicub Nov 2012 #61
tavalon Nov 2012 #66
Bohunk68 Nov 2012 #67
jimlup Nov 2012 #69
Romulox Nov 2012 #70
madokie Nov 2012 #71
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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:30 PM

1. Yyyyyyeeeessss!

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:30 PM

2. HuffPo Headline: "LINE IN THE SAND"

Carney just marked that shit out.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:31 PM

3. Technically, everyone will get a tax cut

For all earnings under $250,000

So they can stop whining.

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Response to Xipe Totec (Reply #3)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:41 PM

12. technically 54% of the tax cut

is going to the RICHEST 20%

So, they ought to be pretty happy.

I still bet they will get more.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:31 PM

4. Get ready for the repig tears

 

"I make $20K a year and I'm MAD AS HELL! Some day I'll be rich because I'm so smart! It's all those evil libs who have been keeping me down! And all those lazy n----- who want free stuff! WAAAAAHHHHHHHH!"

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:33 PM

5. FUCK YEAH!

THAT'S MY PRESIDENT!

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:33 PM

6. ALL RIGHT !

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Response to CaliforniaPeggy (Reply #6)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 05:16 PM

55. RIGHT ON! POTUS is the MAN!

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:34 PM

7. Boner, you said you wanted leadership -- well suck on this! nt

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Response to SDjack (Reply #7)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 04:56 PM

47. ~ Goehner 2014! ~

 

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:36 PM

8. hold strong. and a fuck ya. nt

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:36 PM

9. is this an interpretation of the remarks he gave?

or did someone specifically say veto? (I'm not asking you, OP, I see how brief the AP article is, I'm just asking)

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Response to Enrique (Reply #9)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:46 PM

15. Don't know, but he has said this before. Saw a video clip on TV the other day, where

someone specifically asked him if he'd veto a bill that maintained the Bush tax cuts for over 250K and he said yes. No hesitation, no weasel words, simply "yes".

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Response to gkhouston (Reply #15)

Sat Nov 10, 2012, 12:34 AM

63. This has been his position since 2008. Sequestration hits January. The big stick now in his hand.

And they gave it to him by playing with people's lives and the national debt. Obama said:

This is my last election. After my election I have more flexibility.


http://maddowblog.msnbc.com/_news/2012/03/26/10871996-when-presidents-meet-a-hot-mic

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:36 PM

10. Now we're talkin'! eom

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:39 PM

11. I don't know why people think this is so great

Obama is pushing to extend about 73% of the Bush tax cuts.

Under his proposal, the top 1% get $40 billion in tax cuts
the top 4% get another $40 billion in tax cuts
the next richest 15% get $83 billion in tax cuts

For a total of $163 billion to the top 20%

The tax cuts for the bottom 60% - about half that amount.

But yeah, I guess, thank God Obama is taking a strong stand in favor of his plan to cut taxes for rich people.

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Response to hfojvt (Reply #11)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:45 PM

13. The OP implies the bush tax cuts will expire, except for those making $250k and under.

Your analysis is interesting and all, but how about a link.

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Response to redqueen (Reply #13)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:01 PM

21. same one I have used hundreds of times now (probably)

not up to date, but probably better than it would be now. Since the rich keep getting richer, the "Original Obama plan" probably favors the rich more now than it did in 2011, or 2008. http://www.ctj.org/pdf/taxcompromise2010.pdf

As I said, in 2008, I was secretly hoping that the Democratic Congress would ask for more.

It sorta burns me up, that this is our BEST case scenario. That even if we "win" what we will win is a tax cut that largely favors the rich.

Somebody, (besides ME, that is) needs to be SCREAMING and demanding a lower limit. Demand $50,000 and settle for $120,000. That would still suck, but it would be twice as good as $250,000.

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Response to hfojvt (Reply #21)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:04 PM

23. The OP implies the cuts for anyone above $250k are over...this compromise is obsolete, perhaps?

I'm on my phone so a pdf isn't so helpful but thanks.

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Response to redqueen (Reply #23)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 04:14 PM

42. I never did think it was a good compromise

and that was before I got the numbers from CTJ. Seeing the numbers kinda makes me furious about it.

I kinda thought it was acceptable, a necessary evil to prevent McCain from winning, but I also always hoped that a Democratic Congress would push that limit lower.

Given Obama's track record, I guess we will be lucky if the end result is $250,000. But I am still a lone voice pleading with people to ask for more. To not be happy with what is in actuality a very, very bad compromise.

Which will probably help fuel that talking point. If Obama stands firm, they will say he doesn't compromise. Well, Pelosi or Reid or Sanders or Baldwin or the Progressive Caucus or the CBC should be on the other side (with me, since I appear to be leading the charge) pointing out our disgust with $250,000. That $250,000 is already a compromise that we HATE. Hate it as much as Republicans do, but for different reasons.

Because the RWNM is gearing up to pound Obama for daring to stand firm instead of "reaching out to the other side". Well goddamit, giving them 73% is already MORE than half. Far more than half. That's how far he is already reaching out.

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Response to hfojvt (Reply #11)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:54 PM

17. What does "Obama is pushing" mean? nm

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Response to hfojvt (Reply #11)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:22 PM

31. My understanding:

The tax cuts are on income up to $250k. So whether you make $10k or $1m, you get a cut on everything up to that amount. $250,001 - you pay higher on the $1.00; $1,000,000, you pay higher on $750,000.00.

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Response to LoisB (Reply #31)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 04:03 PM

40. My point is

that people making over $250,000 are still getting huge benefits from this plan.

80% of this country makes less than $88,000 a year. So the people getting the benefits of those tax cuts from $88,000 to $250,000 are people in the top 20% including the top 1% which still gets to keep $40 billion a year in tax cuts.

Consider this. The Bush tax cuts expire automatically - all of them, for all incomes.

Now pass that bill that Obama wants to pass - the 73% of the Bush tax cuts bill. That bill is heavily favorable to the rich. The top 5% get $80 billion in tax cuts, and the bottom 20% get $14 billion.

How the fuck is THAT acceptable to even a conservadem, much less to a progressive? Republicans are all over the media, demanding that the $250,000 limit be raised - to infinity and beyond. Well progressives should be somewhere, at least on DU, insisting that the $250,000 limit be lowered. Instead we are given a shit sandwich and we cheer like it is really chocolate ice cream. It's NOT.

So where are the progressive voices calling for the $250,000 to be lowered? Rachel? LarryO? Colbert? Stewart?

Oh wait, all those people make way more than $250,000 a year. They are NOT on my side in this battle. Senator Baldwin? Lame duck Kucinich? McFly? Anybody? DU?

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Response to hfojvt (Reply #40)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 04:44 PM

46. Considering that the top 20% PAY about 95% of taxes

 

they are going to get a larger percentage of any tax break by default. What's your solution? That people making less than 250k pay NO taxes at all and make the top 20% pay 100% of the tax burden?

"The top 5% get $80 billion in tax cuts, and the bottom 20% get $14 billion." Uh, yeah. What's 100% of zero? Zero.

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Response to ChillZilla (Reply #46)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 05:02 PM

51. That statistic means absolutely nothing.

If you lower tax rates, this same group could pay 98% of the taxes and the revenues received could still be billions less. Just like when Romney said he could cut rates by 20% and the wealthy would still be paying 60% of total taxes. Never mind that there might be a huge revenue shortfall and huge deficit...

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Response to ChillZilla (Reply #46)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 05:10 PM

54. oh, thank you so much for the Republican talking point.

First of all, it is Federal Income Taxes, not just taxes that the top 20% pay so much of.

In the second place, the bottom 50% still managed to pay $32.3 billion in Federal Income Taxes in 2007 (and that is AFTER the $14 billion in tax cuts). Since their/our total income was $1.08 trillion we also paid $82.6 billion in FICA taxes, and our employers paid another $82.6 billion in FICA taxes in our name.

There are tons of tax plans that would benefit the bottom 50% as much or more than the top 20%. What if the standard deduction was increased by $4,000? That would help taxpayers at the bottom and do very little for those at the top, because most of those people itemize their deductions.

Consider the making work pay credit, again described by Citizens for Tax Justice. http://www.ctj.org/pdf/taxcompromise2010.pdf
12.8% of that went to the bottom 20% and a mere 1.4% went to the top 5%.

So the statement that "the top 20% is going to get a larger percentage of any tax break by default" is a LIE promoted by a lot of super-rich people like Limbaugh and Hannity more than happy to rake in their lion's share at the expense of the rest of us.

As for my solution, actually we might perhaps be on the same side. Obama-types and many DUers think that the revenue shortfall can be closed by simply increasing taxes on people making more than $250,000 or even the top 1% or the top .1%. Whereas I think that the rich people making between $70,000 and $250,000 can pay a little bit extra in taxes even if that group does include a bunch of latte-sipping liberals who deny loudly how rich they are. And the sad truth is that many in that privileged group don't give any more of a crap about the bottom 50% than Boehner does, and they pretty much own the Democratic party.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:46 PM

14. The Washington Post and Salon

both have blurbs about it, but it's just the same one sentence, sourced from AP.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:49 PM

16. One thread says it's conditional, but this one says it's over. I'm a bit confused.

I guess the AP has it from the source. This is good, if iso.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 02:59 PM

18. NOT breaking. Repeat of oft repeated position upon which we all just voted.

Perhaps this is Breaking News to repugnants who have watched nothing but faux noise.

However, anyone who has watched or read any real news for the past six months knows this.

Maybe repugs are just surprised to find an adult who can keep the same position that long.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:00 PM

19. Perfect.

I see a few DUers back to their old tricks, hinting that the President will do evil things because he said the word "compromise".

How sad the election is over and we have to tolerate these right wing tactics at DU again.

Julie

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Response to JNelson6563 (Reply #19)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:15 PM

27. The problem isn't that he SAYS the word compromise. n/t

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Response to Dawgs (Reply #27)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 04:58 PM

48. Do you see yourself in this picture?

(with a different shirt, sans the hat of course)

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:00 PM

20. YAAAAAAAAYYY!!!

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:01 PM

22. Please hold the line, guys.

Please.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:05 PM

24. Stand your ground Mr. President!

Just do it this time.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:05 PM

25. Kicked and recommended.

Thanks for the thread, JaneyVee.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:08 PM

26. Good, but we really need to RAISE taxes dramatically on the 6 Waltons who own 40% of America's wealt

wealth, and others like them.

Not just prevent tax cuts....


Bring back the tax rates of the greatest generation and we eliminate the debt and deficit.

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Response to grahamhgreen (Reply #26)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:15 PM

28. wut u say. n/t

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Response to grahamhgreen (Reply #26)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:17 PM

29. ^ This

and nothing less, please. And thanks.

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Response to grahamhgreen (Reply #26)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:25 PM

32. Sometimes, when I'm with nothing but republicans

I'll tell them I'm an Eisenhower Republican. That stops them cold. Then I tell them that the highest rates under Ike were 90%. That he was paying off the war debt. That he oversaw the greatest expansion of the middle class in our history. (Hey, in this regard, we're all like Ike)

It works like a charm. It really gets them to visualize all the right wing turns that party has made for 40 years.

They never get around to the fact that I wasn't born then, nor do I get into the fact that I wouldn't have voted for him because of his social policies, of which I know nothing, just assume they were most likely too slow for my blood which runs progressive.

They say even Reagan woudn't fit into today's right-wing nut party.

But good for O, hope he keeps on for 4 years with at least this much focus.

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Response to toby jo (Reply #32)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:39 PM

35. An excellent argument!

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Response to toby jo (Reply #32)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 05:03 PM

52. Hope you don't mind

but I stole a large chunk of this to respond to a facebook posting.
The person was bitching that $250,000 wasn't really wealthy. I think the whole 90 percent under Ike might get her to quit whining...

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:19 PM

30. If Senator Reid throws it in the trash can?

It doesn't make it to the President's desk to be signed. There is nothing here to debate.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:29 PM

33. Good. The GOP is fucked on this one. They can't override said veto.

 

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Response to HopeHoops (Reply #33)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 08:56 PM

62. Why can't they?

I'm just sayin'... many of the professed liberals I meet in real life buy into the media line that the fiscal cliff will happen if the bush tax cuts expire, that the "massive tax increase" entailed is what constitutes the fiscal cliff and that the across the board spending increases are somehow inextricably linked to that.

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Response to Leopolds Ghost (Reply #62)

Sat Nov 10, 2012, 12:36 AM

64. CBO says Bush tax cuts expiring has very little negative effect on the economy.

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Response to joshcryer (Reply #64)

Sat Nov 10, 2012, 08:33 AM

68. How do you convince people who get all their "liberal" news from NPR?

I.e. most remaining liberals and lefties (those who are not extremely plugged into Internet activist blogs)

If you listen to NPR or corpmedia the drumbeat is "nothing makes sense unless you're willing to do half measures. The problem is caused by people who want ALL the Bush tax cuts to expire. these people are known as extremists because they're not able to understand that doing a controversial policy halfway is always preferable. always meet the fascists in the middle"

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Response to Leopolds Ghost (Reply #68)

Sat Nov 10, 2012, 07:25 PM

75. I was one of the people who was OK with it for the unemployment extension.

And I have since admitted it was a shitty deal. Would I still have supported it? Yeah, probably, no doubt. Unemployment benefits were necessary at that time. The SNAP build out was highly important, still needed to this day.

However, the economy is not in the state that it was back then, so as a "halfway measure" it simply isn't necessary, it would be an epic fail. One reason I voted for Obama was he assured us he would let the Bush tax cuts expire. It is the most important reason, for me, really.

If he fucks this up I will be really pissed.

Anyway, to answer your question, I do think that there are legitimate reasons to do the compromise and the halfway measures. I don't think that such reasons exist now, and I can't be sure how to convince people of this, except by pointing out the facts (such as the CBO report, etc). The Republicans do not want it reported that the Bush tax cuts do not grow the economy at all and that letting them expire has little effect on the future growth of the economy (and furthermore that we pay billions in interest alone).

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Response to joshcryer (Reply #75)

Sat Nov 10, 2012, 09:19 PM

78. Compromise is great when people know how to haggle and find a sticking point

If there's no sticking point and a constantly moving target (constantly rightward-moving) then it's a problem...

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Response to Leopolds Ghost (Reply #62)

Sat Nov 10, 2012, 10:47 AM

72. The Dems in the Senate will stand firmly on an Obama veto of any sort. They've got the power.

 

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:33 PM

34. Yes, yes, yes.

Don't back down on this!

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:52 PM

36. Obama Will Get Tax Increase

I think President Obama will get the tax increase on the wealthy. Since this is a strong statement the House Republicans may give in on the tax increase.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 03:59 PM

37. Don't stand your ground, Mr President.

Do what rational Democrats prefer - fold like a cheap suit.

It's not like people expected anything from a second term. Save us all the hassle and surrender everything to Boehner and the Repubs. We know nothing can get done without compromise. Show them all how to compromise, Mr President.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 04:01 PM

38. STICK TO IT, OBAMA

yes INDEED

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 04:02 PM

39. Boehner Digs In on Opposition to Tax Hikes for Wealthy...FUCK THIS GUY!!

elections have consequences

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 04:11 PM

41. It is a bullshit statement, people

The top marginal tax rate make no difference whatsoever because none of the millionaires pay that. What they do is:

1) Shelter most of their income entirely from taxes, through offshore havens and/or complex corporate structures

2) Show some of their income as dividends, which is currently a special 15% rate for billionaires, but was the ordinary income rate before the bush cuts

3) Use loopholes such as carried interest to launder other income as capital gains, again getting the special billionaire's rate of 15%, which was 20% before Bush's cuts.

Obama is poised to sell us out again. Show me some action on the real billionaire scam and then we can talk. If you just go by the public statements, Boehner is actually closer to dealing with the real problem than Obama is.

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Response to BlueStreak (Reply #41)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 04:20 PM

44. After listening to his speech I feel you may be right.

As my question in this thread, it's left me scratching my head. $250k'ers or millionaires and billionaries, which is it?

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Response to BlueStreak (Reply #41)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 04:24 PM

45. Here we go again :-(

it did not take long Obama is poised to sell us out again

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Response to Inuca (Reply #45)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 05:00 PM

50. It didn't take him long to start the hustle

I'll keep an open mind, but it is not heading in a good direction at this point.

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Response to Inuca (Reply #45)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 05:55 PM

58. Agree with this!!

My God. It seems that for some, President Obama is suppose to bend over to all of their demands. No way...$250K, make the lime $100K of $50K or worst $25K. WTH ever! Look President Obama is the leader of ALL Americans, whether they want him to be or not. With such, the 250K limit makes all kind of since.

Take two individuals married making $125K each. Now that is a lot of money to most individuals but with increased income, comes increased bills. Now still, this couple probably has a year or two rainy day fund BUT if one of both lost their jobs...they would be in just as much crapola that the married couple making $100K (i.e. $50K each) because of the lifestyle they were accustomed too.

So why not negotiate but be FIRM like President Obama is doing, the limit is NOT going above $250K. Makes perfect sense to me. Going to far to alienate folks that are at best upper middle class because of their income will have the Democrats falling apart like the Republicans are right now.

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Response to Inuca (Reply #45)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 06:45 PM

59. Like another DUer said after the 08 election

Win the election and let the circular firing squad resume. (Paraphrasing)

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Response to BlueStreak (Reply #41)

Sat Nov 10, 2012, 12:37 AM

65. It's a step. Until we can close the loopholes.

And the Republicans won't let us close the loopholes in the 113th congress.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 04:17 PM

43. Question, please help me here.

Help me out here, for some reason I hadnt thought this or just took it for granted. When we talk about the 1%, and the 2% as I listened to the presidents speech today he referenced the 98%, so we say 98% and 2%, yet, 1% are millionaires and billionaries, surely people making 250k arent even in the 1%, or the 2%, am I right? I know it's a quarter of a million, yet even many here have said that a small family owned business can easily fit in that bracket yet live nowhere near like a quater millionaire. I guess I am asking, who is he referring to when he says we need to raise taxes on the higest earners, 250k'ers, or millionaires and billionaires. Honest question.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 04:58 PM

49. This is the backbone I want to see.

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Response to sarcasmo (Reply #49)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 05:34 PM

57. He's always had it-- it's just that with being President, there was a bit of a learning curve



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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 05:05 PM

53. This is a scam on the American people. Obama is dealing with the Devil.

Do people realize they are open to cutting social security, medicare or medicaid in exchange for Boehner agreeing to let these tax cuts expire.

What a scam.

All that has to happen for the tax cuts to expire is to do nothing.

Once we cut the safety net programs the cuts will stay with us for generations. But the tax cuts for millionaires can be reinstated at any time.

It's a big scam and it's really sad to see liberals being led down this path by a President they apparently trust for some reason.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 05:31 PM

56. The RICH must be so ANGRY at KKKarl Rove!!!!!!!!

BWA-HA-HA-HAH!!!!!

Now this I can comfortably gloat over!!




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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 08:34 PM

60. Reccing that headline!

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 08:35 PM

61. Welcome to the mandate

Obama does what he says, and we know where he stands.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Sat Nov 10, 2012, 04:43 AM

66. Yesssss!!!!

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Sat Nov 10, 2012, 06:06 AM

67. Haven't we heard this line before?

I'm not Charlie Brown. Believe it when it happens.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Sat Nov 10, 2012, 09:18 AM

69. Now you can STAND FIRM Barack!

We've got your back - really!

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Sat Nov 10, 2012, 09:21 AM

70. I don't believe it. nt

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Sat Nov 10, 2012, 09:25 AM

71. We gave the President a mandate and looks like he knows that

As I heard him say this election proves without a doubt that the majority of Americans like what he is trying to do.
Once we get past the racist, bigoted assholes our country will be much stronger with much better race relations due to the fact we have an all loving person at the helm.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Sat Nov 10, 2012, 11:49 AM

73. Just words right now... only words...

I want to see him do it then I'll celebrate!

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Sat Nov 10, 2012, 05:24 PM

74. Didn't he say this last time too?

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Sat Nov 10, 2012, 07:27 PM

76. EXCELLENT!!!!

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Sat Nov 10, 2012, 08:04 PM

77. Something everyone seems to overlook everyones tax is going

up January 1, the SS tax cut also expires. I don't care either I think it was BAD idea in the first place.

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